Columns - The Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth, KS http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/article/20121013/OPINION/121019540/1008 leavenworthtimes.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sat, 24 Jun 2017 03:55:04 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino: Convictions in police shootings rare http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170623/matthew-t-mangino-convictions-in-police-shootings-rare?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:40:07 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170623/matthew-t-mangino-convictions-in-police-shootings-rare FROM THE GARDEN: How to throw a great garden party http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/from-garden-how-to-throw-great-garden-party?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:42:31 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/from-garden-how-to-throw-great-garden-party CHELSI MYER: Easy tips for food safety in summer http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/chelsi-myer-easy-tips-for-food-safety-in-summer?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:39:48 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/chelsi-myer-easy-tips-for-food-safety-in-summer On the Road with Rick Holmes: The healing powers of vacation http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation?rssfeed=true Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:36:21 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media Columnist http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170622/on-road-with-rick-holmes-healing-powers-of-vacation PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: Were mosquitoes to blame for town's demise? http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170621/portraits-of-past-were-mosquitoes-to-blame-for-towns-demise?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:05:41 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170621/portraits-of-past-were-mosquitoes-to-blame-for-towns-demise JOHN REICHLEY: The day Germany invaded Russia http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170621/john-reichley-day-germany-invaded-russia?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:03:12 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170621/john-reichley-day-germany-invaded-russia Arthur I. Cyr: France again votes for moderation http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170620/arthur-i-cyr-france-again-votes-for-moderation?rssfeed=true Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:29:30 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170620/arthur-i-cyr-france-again-votes-for-moderation Matthew T. Mangino: The irony of an expanding obstruction probe http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170616/matthew-t-mangino-irony-of-expanding-obstruction-probe?rssfeed=true Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:18:25 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170616/matthew-t-mangino-irony-of-expanding-obstruction-probe FROM THE GARDEN: Don't let the calendar tell you when to mow http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170615/from-garden-dont-let-calendar-tell-you-when-to-mow?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:31:59 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170615/from-garden-dont-let-calendar-tell-you-when-to-mow On the Road with Rick Holmes: Vermont, where the hippies won http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Jun 2017 17:41:59 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170615/on-road-with-rick-holmes-vermont-where-hippies-won Evan F. Moore: Tiger Woods can’t always play race card to his advantage http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:40:09 +0000 Evan F. Moore More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170614/evan-f-moore-tiger-woods-cant-always-play-race-card-to-his-advantage Arthur I. Cyr: Britain’s earthquake election http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170613/arthur-i-cyr-britains-earthquake-election?rssfeed=true Tue, 13 Jun 2017 19:49:08 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170613/arthur-i-cyr-britains-earthquake-election Matthew T. Mangino: The enormous cost of civil commitments http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170609/matthew-t-mangino-enormous-cost-of-civil-commitments?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jun 2017 18:51:44 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170609/matthew-t-mangino-enormous-cost-of-civil-commitments MIND OF THE MILLENNIAL: How to keep busy in the summer http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170609/mind-of-millennial-how-to-keep-busy-in-summer?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jun 2017 14:30:38 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170609/mind-of-millennial-how-to-keep-busy-in-summer DOWN HOME: Friends forever, no matter what http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170609/down-home-friends-forever-no-matter-what?rssfeed=true Fri, 09 Jun 2017 14:28:26 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170609/down-home-friends-forever-no-matter-what CHELSI MYER: Tips on preserving food at home http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170608/chelsi-myer-tips-on-preserving-food-at-home?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jun 2017 18:44:55 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170608/chelsi-myer-tips-on-preserving-food-at-home On the Road with Rick Holmes: In New Orleans, another defeat for Robert E. Lee and the Lost Cause myth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170608/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-new-orleans-another-defeat-for-robert-e-lee-and-lost-cause-myth?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Jun 2017 17:34:06 +0000 Rick Holmes GateHouse Media columnist http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170608/on-road-with-rick-holmes-in-new-orleans-another-defeat-for-robert-e-lee-and-lost-cause-myth JOHN REICHLEY: Memories of visits to Normandy http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170607/john-reichley-memories-of-visits-to-normandy?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Jun 2017 16:51:57 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170607/john-reichley-memories-of-visits-to-normandy PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: Life and times in early-day Leavenworth http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170607/portraits-of-past-life-and-times-in-early-day-leavenworth?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Jun 2017 16:49:48 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170607/portraits-of-past-life-and-times-in-early-day-leavenworth FROM THE GARDEN: Some gardening challenges are more difficult than others http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170607/from-garden-some-gardening-challenges-are-more-difficult-than-others?rssfeed=true Wed, 07 Jun 2017 16:46:20 +0000 http://www.leavenworthtimes.com/opinion/20170607/from-garden-some-gardening-challenges-are-more-difficult-than-others